Marke Keston Parish Church

Church Road, Keston, BR2 6HT.KPC




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Christmas Services

Carol Service

This Month's Services and Activities: 


Sun       3rd Dec        8 am               Holy Communion
10 am             1st Sunday Service Toy Service
5th Dec        9.30 am          Prayer Walk
Thu        7th Dec        3.30 pm          Thanksgiving Service For John Allen
Fri          8th Dec        2.30 pm          Choir Practice
Sun       10th Dec      10 am             Holy Communion
Fri          15th Dec      8 pm               Choir Practice
Sun       17th Dec      10 am             Holy Communion With H&W
6.30 pm          Carol Service           
Mon       18th Dec      7.30 pm          Meditation
Tue        19th Dec      2.30 pm          Flower Arranging Workshop
Wed       20th Dec      7.30 pm          Men’s Social
Christmas Eve
Sun       24th Dec      10 am             Holy Communion
4 pm               Christingle making & short service
11.30 pm        Midnight Communion
Christmas Day
Mon       25th Dec      10 am             Holy Communion
Sun       31st Dec      10 am             Holy Communion
Sun       7th Jan         8 am               Holy Communion
10 am             1st Sunday Service
Tue        9th Jan         9.30 am          Prayer walk



Our Wednesday morning communion has been suspended during the Interregnum.. 

Christmas Services


8am SUNDAY SERVICE – During the Interregnum the 8am Sunday communion service will only be on the first Sunday of the month. 

MIDWEEK COMMUNION -  During the Interregnum there will be NO Wednesday 10 am service. 

TOY SERVICE ON SUNDAY 3RD DECEMBER @ 10am -  Donations of toys and gift cards for Welcare gratefully received, details on noticeboard of suggested items, but please no soft toys or WH Smith gift cards.

KESTON VILLAGE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS – At the Greyhound Pub 3rd December from 3.30 – 5.30pm with Santa’s Grotto, festive stalls, raffle & entertainment.

PRAYER WALKS – Every 1ST Tuesday of the month -  our next walk is on 5th December and 9th January (this one is 2nd Tuesday of the month!) Please come along with or without a dog, and we all have a good chatter, and then stop, reflect and pray at several intervals along the way, we start at 9.30 am on Commonside near the old Rectory – we often end up having a nice cup of tea/coffee!

SERVICE OF THANKSGIVING for the life of John Allen on Thursday 7th December at 3.30 pm in Keston Church.

HEALING & WHOLENESS (H&W) - Every 3rd Sunday,  we offer healing and wholeness prayers for all who may like the benefit of a special prayer,  just after taking Communion, in the foyer.  Dates are Sundays 17th December & 21st January.

CAROL SERVICE – Sunday 17th December  @ 6.30 pm with readings, traditional Christmas Carols and Choir pieces, followed by warmed mulled wine and mince pies!

MEDITATION GROUP – Every 3rd Monday – 18th December & 15th January 2018.  We begin at 7.30 pm in the Church or church hall.  All are very welcome, to take time out from our busy lives.

CHRISTMAS FLOWER ARRANGING WORKSHOP – Tuesday 19th December @ 2.30 pm, please put your name on the list, or tell Maureen Marshall.  All details are in the Keston Magazine.

MEN’S PUB SOCIAL – These happen every 3rd Wednesday of the month – and the next one is Wednesday 20th December at the Greyhound Pub @ 7.30 pm.   All men are very welcome.  More details from Martin Becker.

KESTON MAGAZINE FEB/MAR EDITION - The last date for magazine material to be in by for the Feb/Mar edition of the mag is Sunday 7th January.  Please give all articles to Sally Churchus on:  020 8462 8750 or

NEXT DATE FOR BOOK READING FELLOWSHIP – Please come along to Sally Churchus home @ 103 Gravel Road on Monday 22nd January @ 2 pm to hear about books we have read from the Library.   Don’t worry if you have not read any books, you may be inspired to after hearing others’ experiences, and come along for a chat! 

PUB SOCIALS – Our next Pub social will be @ 7.30 pm, on Monday 22nd January in The Fox.  Please do come along  for a meal, or a couple of drinks  – all are very welcome!

MESSY CHURCH – TUESDAY 23rd JANUARY 2018 FROM 3.30pm – Please come along for fun, crafts, worship and a high tea – bring your friends – all ages welcome!

COFFEE MORNING – Saturday 27th January from 10 am – 12 noon @ Sally's.  Home made cakes, bring & buy and a raffle. 

REMEMBER to use your Village Store – Please be sure to visit and buy from Keston Village Shop, their range has increased and is very extensive.  Please do pop in and buy, it is so convenient and as the old saying goes – use it or loose it!



Our next Messy Church is on Tuesday 23rd January 2018 from 3.30 until 6pm.  We begin the session with crafts, and games, then we go into Church for a short Christian talk with music, praise and prayers, then return to the hall for a High Tea.  Everyone is most welcome!


Do come and join us on the first Sunday of each month for our new Family Worship service at 10am.  The service is designed as an All-age Service, so we hope that children and families, indeed people of all ages, will come and be able to feel involved.  Do please let other people know about this service. 

Further details of events can be found on the Pew Sheet.


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MUSIC LIST FOR December 2017

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